Los Angeles, CA
A former elite-level gymnast and platform diver, Cristi trained with the US Olympic diving team as a young adult. After an injury cut her Olympic dreams short, Cristi shifted her focus to helping others improve their level of fitness through personal training, Pilates, Core Fusion, and yoga. After earning her degree in Kinesiology, Cristi studied extensively for over 10 years with world-renowned teachers including Saul David Raye, Shiva Rea, Seane Corn, Elisabeth Halfpapp, and Fred DeVito.
Taking a class with Cristi involves the perfect melange of inspiration with athleticism. Your body and soul will respond to her unique and holistic approach to teaching yoga. All levels of your being will be transformed and awakened — physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Cristi’s bright energy permeates her teaching, creating a dynamic and unique practice that imbues her students with potent vitality. She spreads this energy across the globe leading workshops and retreats and has been faculty on numerous international yoga festivals, teacher training programs, and conferences. Currently, Cristi is shaking up the yoga world by integrating yoga and dance with live DJ’d house music during her invigorating “Deep Exhale” events.
Cristi is Fire Activator. Star Seed. Lover of Life. She has the unique ability to connect heart to heart with her students inspiring them to dig deeper, play harder, and feel down into the depths of their Spirit with enthusiasm and joy. Cristi seeds her teachings through the Elements & the 7 Energy Centers in the body, creating a map to explore the full spectrum of what it is to be alive.
Explore the power and magic of my favorite 3 letter word… YES! Session will include empowering interactive talk, the roar of joy, contemplation, say yes meditation and q&a. Leave feeling inspired and ready to say yes to your life.
A transformational dance form that combines freestyle and structured movement to inspire you to get out of your mind and into your body. Through breath, sweat and expression travel from the roots of the earth to the infinite as you explore and arouse all the energies your are.
Experience a dynamic, color-filled journey through the body’s 7 powerful chakra energy centers. Enliven your spiritual, emotional, and physical being through invigorating vinyasa practice, meditation, affirmation, and sounding.
Soul Fire ~ A Yoga Dance Experience ( with DJ and Live drums) There is a fire that burns in every soul. This fire awakens us to our purpose and fills our life with energy and enthusiasm. Call forth the fire in your life to burn through stagnation, limited beliefs and stories and awakened to […]